Posts tagged "Bonnaroo"

Bonnaroo 2015 Lineup: Billy Joel, Mumford and Sons, Kendrick Lamar & Deadmau5 To Headline

Following the reveal of this year's Coachella and Governors Ball is one of the other big U.S. music festivals — Bonnaroo! The organizers announced the lineup last night (January 13) in a unique way: fans around the country called 1-844-ROO-2015 to learn the name of one artists on the roster and then shared it…
By: Bianca Gracie / January 14, 2015

Justin Bieber Tops Forbes’ List Of Highest-Earning Celebrities Under 30: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Congratulations are in order for Justin Bieber! The 20-year-old singer tops Forbes' list of the highest-paid celebrities under 30 list, earning $80 million over the past year. One Direction took second place with $75 million, while Taylor Swift landed in the third position with $64 million. [Just Jared] :: Festival lovers, get your DVR…
By: Bianca Gracie / November 27, 2014

2014 Bonnaroo Lineup: Elton John, Kanye West, Jack White Headline

The 2014 Bonnaroo lineup is here, and this summer it's really giving Coachella a run for its money as the year's premiere festival. The trio of headliners for the Tennessee fest is hard to beat: Elton John, Kanye West and Jack White. This probably makes Elton the biggest legacy act to ever grace a festival,…
By: Carl Williott / February 20, 2014

Popping Up: Milow

Popping Up is our recurring look at new artists making noise on the music landscape. Because, hey — Madonna and Britney were once unknown, too. For someone who's just now popping up, Milow has already had quite a career: The Belgian singer-songwriter has enjoyed homegrown success, with his debut LP, 2006's The Bigger Picture, staying on the…
By: Sam Lansky / July 4, 2013

Bonnaroo 2013: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Turn Up The Volume (And The Heat)

During Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' set at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on Sunday afternoon, it wasn't clear whether the former star was living that rock-star-viral-novelty-hit life or just completely insane when he spotted a bobcat fur coat in the crowd and rocked it himself on stage in the 90-degree heat. No matter: It was pretty…
By: Sam Lansky / June 17, 2013

Bonnaroo 2013: Kacey Musgraves Follows Her Arrow (With A Tambourine, No Less)

There was a solid crowd at Kacey Musgraves' set at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on Sunday afternoon, but that's no surprise considering the commercial success and critical acclaim the country singer-songwriter has seen over the last year: Her songs are so impeccably crafted, taking all the old cliches of country music and rendering them…
By: Sam Lansky / June 17, 2013

Bonnaroo 2013: Solange Keeps It Breezy (PHOTOS)

As opposed to many of the artists who spent their time at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee hanging out in the artist tent, Solange stayed unusually busy: Friday (June 14) saw her making two appearances, first to duet with her pals in Grizzly Bear during their set and later, performing with hip-hop legends like RZA from The…
By: Sam Lansky / June 16, 2013

Bonnaroo 2013: Charli XCX Rocks Out, Flips Her Hair, Covers Backstreet Boys (PHOTOS)

The lineup at this year's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee is light on pop and heavy on, well, Serious Rock Artists, so pop chanteuse Charli XCX was a welcome injection of good vibes and high energy when she took The Other Tent (just go with it) on a sweaty summer afternoon. Rocking a…
By: Sam Lansky / June 15, 2013

Bonnaroo 2013 Festival Lineup Features Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons, Bjork

Bonnaroovians, it's once again time to pack your bags, dust off your tent and get ready to send spring off with a bang via the annual fest in Manchester, Tennessee. This year's four-day Bonnaroo Music & Arts bonanza is set to take place from June 13 - 16, and features a lineup that includes a…
By: Robbie Daw / February 19, 2013

Bonnaroo 2013 Dates Revealed Via Dancing Dog: Watch

Ears still ringing from this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival? Too bad! The dates for the 2013 iteration of the giant Tennessee fest have just been announced...by Carrie The Dancing Merengue Dog. Sure, we human bloggers with our opposable thumbs could tell you the festival will take place June 13-16, 2013,…
By: Carl Williott / September 12, 2012

Watch Alice Cooper Cover Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” At Bonnaroo

Alice Cooper once referred to Lady Gaga as the female version of himself. And over the weekend at Bonnaroo 2012, the legendary rocker channeled his inner monster to cover the pop star’s hit, “Born This Way”. The rocker, who recently followed…
By: Idolator Staff / June 11, 2012

Bonnaroo 2012: Skrillex, Yelawolf, Childish Gambino, Feist And More

Yesterday, we bid a fond farewell to 2012 Bonnaroo. Now that the last of our beloved pop acts have taken their respective bows and moseyed out of Manchester, Tenn., it's time to look back at some of this weekend's big music makers (who just so happened to also earn spots on our highly coveted…
By: Erika Brooks Adickman / June 11, 2012

D’Angelo Surprises Fans at Bonnaroo

When we thought we would never hear that sexy falsetto or chiseled abs again, R&B singer D'Angelo stunned everyone when he joined The Roots onstage at Bonnaroo this weekend. While the fans went crazy over the neo soul crooner, that was nothing compared to the excitement brimming from D'Angelo's longtime friend…
By: emilytan / June 11, 2012

Best Of Bonnaroo: 11 Great Pop Moments In The Festival’s History

This weekend marks the 11th iteration of Manchester, Tennessee's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. At the inaugural fest in 2002, it was a jam-band paradise, heavy on the noodling but light on the zeitgeist. Each year, though, it has expanded in size and scope, and this year's lineup is the biggest and arguably the…
By: Carl Williott / June 7, 2012

Bonnaroo 2012: The 19 Acts We Can’t Wait To See

Summer festival season has kicked into high gear with this weekend's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, TN. From Thursday afternoon to Sunday night, the lucky and probably sweaty attendees will be treated to a smorgasbord of music featuring headliners and up-and-comers from a broad range of genres. But whittling dow…
By: Carl Williott / June 4, 2012

Bonnaroo 2012: Radiohead And Red Hot Chili Peppers Lead Festival Lineup

The initial lineup for the 11th annual Bonnaroo Music And Arts Festival was announced today. The event, which is scheduled to take place June 7 - 10 at the same 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee as last year, boasts Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Phish and the newly-reunited Beach Boys at…
By: Robbie Daw / February 14, 2012

The Morning Mix: Ke$ha Has A Night At The Museum

Did You Hear? :: Ke$ha showed up to the amfAR Gala at the Museum of Modern Art not looking like a hot mess. She did, however, forget the front part of her dress at home. [Just Jared] :: No Doubt's drummer Adrian Young and his wife welcomed the birth of their new daughter.
By: Becky Bain / June 15, 2011

Eminem, Lil Wayne, Florence + The Machine, Robyn To Play At Bonnaroo

Like Kanye West, Grammy-winning MC Eminem is hitting the festival circuit this year. It was announced today that the "Love The Way You Lie" rapper will headline the 10th annual Bonnaroo Festival, which is set to go down June 9 - 12 in Manchester, Tennessee. Also on the roster:…
By: Robbie Daw / February 15, 2011

Bonnaroo’s Eclectic Lineup Includes Jay-Z, Weezer, Kid Cudi And More

The organizers of the Tennessee music festival Bonnaroo are making us sweat it out sloooowly by revealing the lineup for this year's fest one act at a time on their MySpace page. But they've finally dribbled out enough names to get us pumped: Jay-Z, Weezer, Kid Cudi, Kings of Leon, Wale, Dave Matthew…
By: Becky Bain / February 9, 2010